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Chichester Festival Theatre Announces Autumn Season Update and Spring Season Preview Photo Chichester Festival Theatre Announces Autumn Season Update and Spring Season Preview
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2020

Following the COVID-19 lockdown until 2 December, Chichester Festival Theatre has had to cancel or postpone some of the shows in the Autumn season.

Chichester Festival Theatre Announces New Autumn Season Photo Chichester Festival Theatre Announces New Autumn Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2020

Artistic Director Daniel Evans and Executive Director Kathy Bourne today announce a live, socially distanced season of drama, music, comedy and cabaret at Chichester Festival Theatre, running from late October to early January.

Joanna Lumley Lends Support To The Actors Centre Fundraising Appeal Photo Joanna Lumley Lends Support To The Actors Centre Fundraising Appeal
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2020

BAFTA award-winning actress, presenter and activist, Joanna Lumley, has lent her support to The Actors Centre fundraising campaign. Lumley has shared the #SupportTheActorsCentre message, which encourages urgent donations to The Actors Centre during its period of closure due to COVID-19.

ANNIE Original London Cast Recording to be Released Photo ANNIE Original London Cast Recording to be Released
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2020

Stage Door Records has announced the debut CD release of the 'Annie' Original London Cast Recording. Digitally remastered from the studio master tapes, the CD will be released in stores on February 28th, 2020.

Music Box Films Acquires EDIE, An Inspirational Mountain Climbing Story Photo Music Box Films Acquires EDIE, An Inspirational Mountain Climbing Story
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2019

Music Box Films is proud to announce the acquisition of U.S. and Canadian distribution rights to the uplifting feature film Edie, directed by Simon Hunter (Lighthouse, Mutant Chronicles), and starring British actress Sheila Hancock (The Boy in the Striped Pajamas, Carry On Cleo). The film will receive a theatrical release this fall followed by a home entertainment release.

Hugh Bonneville, Hadley Fraser & More Join Chichester Festival Theatre's Festival 201 Photo Hugh Bonneville, Hadley Fraser & More Join Chichester Festival Theatre's Festival 2019
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2019

Chichester Festival Theatre's Festival 2019 has been announced today by Artistic Director Daniel Evans, offering the colourful variety of work for which Chichester is renowned. New for 2019 is The Spiegeltent, a unique venue for an eclectic range of events.

Acting For Others Announce Over £110,000 Has Been Raised At This Year's One Night On Photo Acting For Others Announce Over £110,000 Has Been Raised At This Year's One Night Only At The Ivy
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2018

Stars of the stage and screen swapped their costumes for aprons, and served diners for a one-off sitting at The Ivy, a restaurant renowned for its unfaltering service. Leading the waiting staff this year and trying their hand at bartending, waiting tables, auctioneering, taking coats and welcoming guests were Jim Carter, Sheila Hancock and Dame Penelope Wilton. They were joined by Annette Badland, Michael Ball, Samantha Bond, Laura Carmichael, Ben Forster, Michael Fox, Ginny Holder, Celia Imrie, Jeremy Irvine, George Layton, John Partridge, Arlene Phillips, Peter Polycarpou, Jemma Redgrave, Samantha Spiro, Neil Stuke, Owen Teale, Harriet Thorpe, Jason Watkins and Simon Williams.

New Album 'Lost West End Revues' Celebrates London's Forgotten Revues Photo New Album 'Lost West End Revues' Celebrates London's Forgotten Revues
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2018

Following the critically acclaimed release of 'Lost West End Vintage' (highlighted in The Sunday Times as an 'Essential New Release') and 'Lost West End Vintage 2', Stage Door Records are pleased to continue the album series with 'Lost West End Revues' to be released on November 30th 2018.

Photo Flash: Inside the 'Happy Birthday, Harold' Gala Photo Photo Flash: Inside the 'Happy Birthday, Harold' Gala
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2018

A thrilling cast of stars have this evening taken part in a one-off charity gala celebrating the life and work of Harold Pinter. The event Happy Birthday, Harold was held on Pinter's birthday, the 10th October, in the theatre which bears his name, as a part of the Pinter at the Pinter season, which has just opened to critical acclaim.

'Happy Birthday Harold' Charity Gala Will Celebrate Harold Pinter's Birthday Photo 'Happy Birthday Harold' Charity Gala Will Celebrate Harold Pinter's Birthday
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2018

A thrilling cast of stars will take part in a one-off charity gala celebrating the life and work of Harold Pinter. The event Happy Birthday, Harold will be held on Pinter's birthday, the 10th October, in the theatre which bears his name, as a part of the Pinter at the Pinter season, which has just opened to critical acclaim. A limited number of public tickets are now on sale.

Portfolio Masterclasses To Return with Julie Atherton, Cassidy Janson, Oliver Savile, Photo Portfolio Masterclasses To Return with Julie Atherton, Cassidy Janson, Oliver Savile, Danielle Tarento
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2018

STRIKING OUT Season 2 with Amy Huberman and DELICIOUS Season 2 Out on Acorn DVD July  Photo STRIKING OUT Season 2 with Amy Huberman and DELICIOUS Season 2 Out on Acorn DVD July 3
by TV News Desk - Jun 19, 2018

Debuting on July 3, Acorn DVD features two irresistible dramas – STRIKING OUT, Series 2 (Acorn TV Original Series) and DELICIOUS, Series 2. Called “Everything you'd want in a legal drama” (Inquisitr), Striking Out, Series 2 stars IFTA award-winner for Best Actress Amy Huberman(The Clinic) as a successful Dublin lawyer who strikes out on her own. Maria Doyle Kennedy (Orphan Black, The Tudors, Dexter) joins the cast in Series 2.

Photo Flash: Linda Marlowe and Patrick Walshe McBride Star In HAROLD AND MAUDE Photo Photo Flash: Linda Marlowe and Patrick Walshe McBride Star In HAROLD AND MAUDE
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2018

Harold and Maude by Colin Higgins is directed by Thom Southerland,  Artistic Director of Charing Cross Theatre. Itb has been nominated for 5 Off West End Awards - Best Female: Sheila Hancock, Best Male: Bill Milner, Best Costume: Jonathan Lipman, Best Set: Francis O'Connor, Best Lighting: Matt Clutterham. 

Linda Marlowe and Patrick Walshe McBride are the New Stars of HAROLD AND MAUDE Photo Linda Marlowe and Patrick Walshe McBride are the New Stars of HAROLD AND MAUDE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2018

Linda Marlowe and Patrick Walshe McBride are today announced as the new stars of the black comedy romantic drama Harold and Maude. Their first performance is Monday April 2 as the acclaimed production extends its run at Charing Cross Theatre by six weeks to Saturday May 12.

BWW Review: HAROLD AND MAUDE, Charing Cross Theatre Photo BWW Review: HAROLD AND MAUDE, Charing Cross Theatre
by Nicole Ackman - Feb 26, 2018

You wouldn't expect that a play that opens with one of the leads dramatically faking his own suicide would be delightfully funny and yet Harold and Maude at the Charing Cross Theatre is just that. This quirky play is an adaption of the 1971 cult classic film of the same name and features some touching quiet moments alongside many laughs.

Photo Flash: First Look at Sheila Hancock and Bill Milner in HAROLD AND MAUDE Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Sheila Hancock and Bill Milner in HAROLD AND MAUDE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2018

Olivier Award-winning West End star Sheila Hancock and Bill Milner (Dunkirk, X-Men: First Class, Son of Rambow) star in the London premiere of the black comedy romantic drama Harold and Maude.

LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT Leads February's Top 10 New London Shows Photo LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT Leads February's Top 10 New London Shows
by Marianka Swain - Feb 12, 2018

London is never short of temptations, whether splashy West End shows, epic dramas or bold fringe offerings. From O'Neill and flamenco to punk and Pippin, here are some of this month's most eye-catching openings. Don't forget to check back for BroadwayWorld reviews, interviews and features!

Photo Flash: Get a First Glimpse at Sheila Hancock and Bill Milner in the UK Premiere Photo Photo Flash: Get a First Glimpse at Sheila Hancock and Bill Milner in the UK Premiere of HAROLD & MAUDE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2018

Olivier Award-winning West End star Sheila Hancock and Bill Milner (Dunkirk, X-Men: First Class, Son of Rambow) are to star in the London premiere of the black comedy romantic drama Harold and Maude.

Bill Milner To Star With Olivier Award Winner Sheila Hancock in London Premiere of HA Photo Bill Milner To Star With Olivier Award Winner Sheila Hancock in London Premiere of HAROLD AND MAUDE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2018

Bill Milner (Dunkirk, X-Men: First Class, Son of Rambow) is to star with the previously announced, Olivier Award-winning West End star Sheila Hancock, in the London premiere of the black comedy romantic drama Harold and Maude.

Photo Flash: First Look at Josie Lawrence in 'MOTHER COURAGE' at Southwark Playhouse Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Josie Lawrence in 'MOTHER COURAGE' at Southwark Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2017

Multi-award-winner Josie Lawrence, one of the UK's best-loved actors and comedians, stars in a new production of Mother Courage and her Children by Bertolt Brecht, translated by Pulitzer Prize-winning Tony Kushner (Angels in America at the National Theatre), running now through 9 December at Southwark Playhouse. Press night is tonight 6 November, and BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!

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